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    Tom Dolan Swim School employs dynamic, passionate and fun loving people who enjoy working with children! Led by Olympic Gold Medalist, Tom Dolan, our curriculum, swimming expertise, and customer hospitality is second to none so you can expect to be the best-trained swim school employee around. All that is left is for you to infuse your personality and have fun helping our customers! Help us guide all ages through the life-changing, life-saving skill of learning how to swim.

     

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    Swim Instructor

    Tom Dolan Swim School in the Dulles 28 Shopping Center is looking for professional, passionate, and fun loving candidates to join our Swim Thru Life family!  Led by Olympic Swimming Champion, Tom Dolan, our curriculum and swimming expertise is second to none so you can expect to be the best-trained swim instructor around.  All that is left is for you to infuse your personality and have fun teaching your classes! Help us guide all ages through the life-changing, life-saving skill of learning how to swim.

    Pay:

    • Paid Training!
    • $15 / Hour weekdays
    • $17 / Hour weekend
    • Monthly and quarterly bonus awards available

    Benefits:

    • Flexible Schedule: We will help adjust your schedule as needed so that you can enjoy your job and your busy life!
    • The most fun work environment with instant gratification coming in the form of smiling, laughing students learning how to swim!
    • Fun business culture with planned staff activities
    • Leadership luncheons led by our CEO, Tom Dolan
    • Future references/referrals
    • Rapidly growing business with job/career advancement opportunities
    • 401k available for qualified employees
    • Health insurance available for qualified employees

    Requirements:

    • NO PRIOR SWIM EXPERIENCE IS REQUIRED, as all instructors are trained within Tom Dolan Swim School's systemized learn-to-swim curriculum.
    • Previous experience working with children or teaching in a classroom setting is a plus.
    • Love to work with children
    • Love to instill passion and fun through child development and swim curriculum education
    • Must be 18 years old and pass a background check
    • Evening and Weekend availability is a plus
    • Lifeguard, CPR and First Aid certifications

    Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Provide swim instruction to all ages and do so with care and compassion based on the Tom Dolan Swim School curriculum.
    • Complete all TDSS training for the respective levels you will teach. The training combines swim technique, child development understanding/awareness, and various communication and teaching styles.
    • Enforce all safety rules and regulations in and around the pool and throughout the facility.
    • Build trust and understanding with your students so that they challenge themselves each lesson while having TONS of fun.
    • Monitor student progress in the class level and communicate skill updates and notes with the Manager on Duty.
    • Help your fellow staff members to be the best instructors they can be for all of our students.
    • Challenge yourself each shift to continually improve your teaching skills and your ability to communicate with each and every one of your students.
    • Master all aspects of the curriculum and TDSS philosophies so that you can help all students Swim Thru Life!
    • Learn and live the 3 Ps philosophies.
    • Show TDSS “Hospitality” by helping all customers enjoy each minute of their time at the school.
    • When needed, assist in setting up or breaking down the pool before and after the lessons.

    We teach year-round in our state of the art aquatic facility where the water temperature is a comfortable and consistent 91°.

    We look forward to hearing from you!

    Tom Dolan Swim School is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

    Current openings listed below. If the job you are interested in is not listed, that means we do not currently have an opening.

    Front Desk Staff

    Tom Dolan Swim School in the Dulles 28 Shopping Center is looking for dynamic, energetic and detail-oriented Front Desk Staff who enjoy working with children!  Led by Olympic Swimming Champion, Tom Dolan, our curriculum, swimming expertise, and customer hospitality is second to none so you can expect to be the best-trained Front Desk employee around.  All that is left is for you to infuse your personality and have fun helping our customers! Help us guide all ages through the life-changing, life-saving skill of learning how to swim.

     

    Pay:

    Paid Training!

    $15 / Hour weekdays

    $17 / Hour weekend

    Monthly and quarterly bonus awards available

    Benefits:

    Flexible Schedule: We will help adjust your schedule as needed so that you can enjoy your job and your busy life!

    The most fun work environment with instant gratification coming in the form of smiling, laughing students and parents as they learn to swim!

    Fun business culture with planned staff activities

    Leadership luncheons led by our CEO, Tom Dolan

    Future references/referrals

    Rapid growing business with job/career advancement opportunities

    401k available for qualified employees

    Health insurance available for qualified employees

     

    Requirements:

    Love to be a part of a family atmosphere guided by passion for customer hospitality.

    Prior sales and customer relations experience is preferred.

    Computer skills needed with a focus on scheduling and point of sale software.

    Love to work with children

    Must be 18 years old and pass a TDSS background check

    Weekend availability is preferred

    CPR and First Aid certifications

     

    Duties and Responsibilities:

    Provide sales, service and hospitality to all TDSS customers and families based on the TDSS curriculum and guidelines.

    Complete all TDSS training for the Front Desk role that combines office operations, software, swim lesson offering overview, and customer hospitality strategies.

    Assist potential, new and current customers with general inquiries, class- scheduling requests, and registration needs.

    Enforce all safety rules throughout the facility.

    Build trust and understanding with the customers so that they enjoy every second of their time at the school.

    Communicate with the Manager on Duty to ensure that all needs of the customers are being attended to at the front of the school.

    Provide daily shift messages to customers as they check in for their class.

    Help your fellow staff members to be the best front desk staff they can be for all of our students and families.

    Challenge yourself each shift to continually improve your sales and service skills and your ability to communicate with each and every one of our customers.

    Master all aspects of the front desk curriculum and TDSS philosophies so that you can help all customers Swim Thru Life!

    Learn and live the 3 Ps philosophies.

    Show TDSS “Hospitality” by helping all customers enjoy each minute of their time at the school.

    When needed, assist in setting up or cleaning up the front desk and lobby area before and after the lessons.

    We look forward to hearing from you!

    Tom Dolan Swim School is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

    Current openings listed below. If the job you are interested in is not listed, that means we do not currently have an opening.

    Current Job Openings

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